How fast can I drive that Motorhome? European Motor home Speed limits

Posted on 30 June 2008

Curious to know how fast you can drive your campervan, motorhome or caravan in Europe?check out these speed limits. Note, these are in KPH (not MPH). This information was taken take from http://www.mcrent.de/en/html/wissen.html

Country Total permissible weight built-up area on highways Motorway
Belgium from 7.5
to 7.5
50 90/120 a
60/90 a
120
90
Bulgaria from 3.5
over 3.5
50 90
70
120
100
Denmark from 3.5
over 3.5
50 80
70
110
80
Germany from 3.5
3.5 to 7.5
over 7.5
50 100
80
80
130 b
100
80
Estonia up to 3.5
3.5 to 7.5
50 90
70
110
90
Finland
50 80 t 80 t
France up to 3.5
from 3.5
50 90 c/110 a,c
80 c/100 a,c
130 c
110 c
Greece
50 90/110 a 120
Great Britain
30/48 60/96
70/112 a
70/112
Ireland
30/48 40-60/64-96
60/96 a
70/112
Iceland
50 90 d
Italy up to 3.5
over 3.5
50 90/110 a,f
80
130 f
100
Croatia
50 80/100 a 130
Latvia up to 2.8
2.8 to 7.5
50 90
90
110
90
Lithuania up to 3.5
3.5 to 7.5
60 90
70
110
Luxemburg up to 3.5
over 3.5
50 90 f,i
75 f
130 f,i
90 f
Macedonia
50/60 80 80
Netherlands
50 80/100 a 120
Norway up to 3.5
3.5 to 7.5
50 80/90 a
80
90
80
Austria up to 3.5
3.5 to 7.5
50 100
70
130 h
80
Poland up to 3.5
over 3.5
60 90
70
130
80
Portugal up to 3.5
over 3.5
50 90/100 w
80/90 w
120 g
110
Romania up to 3.5
over 3.5
50 90
80
100
90
Russia
50 90 n 90 n
Sweden up to 3.5

over 3.5
50 70-90 w
90-110 a,w
80/90 a
110

90
Switzerland up to 3.5
over 3.5 q
50 80/100 a 120
100 e
Serbia und Montenegro up to 3.5
over 3.5
60 80/100a
80
100
80
Republic of Slowakia up to 3.5
3.5 to 6.0
60 90
80
130
80
Slovenia up to 3.5
over 3.5
50 80/100 a
80
100
80
Spain
50 80/90 k/100x 100
Czech Republic up to 3.5
over 3.5
50 90
80
130
80
Turkey
50 80 90
Hungary up to 2.5
over 2.5
50 90/110 a
70
130
80
Cyprus
50 80 100
(Source: ADAC, as at 8/03)

Explanation of the added letters:

a= on freeways.
b= recommended speed: 130 km/h.
c= when wet, please slow down 10 km/h, on motorways slow down 20 km/h.
d= gravel road: 80 km/h.
e= Motorhomes over 3.5 t total permissible weight
f= when wet, please slow down 20 km/h.
g= Drivers, who own their license less than one year, are not allowed to drive faster than 90 km/h on motorways. Stickers have to be placed visibly on the boot of the vehicle.
h= From 22-5 o'clock on all motorhomes with the exception of the A1 (Salzburg - Vienna) and A2 (Vienna- Villach), A8 (Innkreisautobahn) and A9 (Pyhrnautobahn):110 km/h.
i= Drivers, who own their license less than one year, are not allowed to drive faster than 75 km/h on freeways and 90 km/h on motorways.
k= On freeways and streets with more than one lane in both directions.
n= Drivers, who own their license less than two years, are not allowed to drive faster than 70 km/h.
o= Vehicles over 7.5 t total permissible weight need a trip recorder ( § 57 a StVZO).
q= All vehicles over 3.5 t total permissible weight have to pay the toll for heavy vehicles
s= On main roads 2,55 m, on roads with a „B“ 2,20 m.
t= Motorhomes registerd 1995 and later with a unloaded weight of 1875 kg, and motorhomes registered 1981 and later with a unloaded weight of 1800 kg are not allowed to go faster than 100 km/h .
u= Swedish campsites often require a closed sanitation system.
w= as signposted.
x= On motorway-like roads. Hamburg

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